Pedestrian hit by car on Rte. A near Wardell, MO - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Pedestrian hit by car on Rte. A near Wardell, MO

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports a 34-year-old man was hit by a car on Route A in Pemiscot County, Missouri on Tuesday night, February 7.

According to the highway patrol crash report, a 2007 Cadillac DTS was going westbound on Route A, about 1 mile east of Wardell, at around 9:11 p.m. when the driver, 51-year-old Bryan K. Owns, of Wardell, Mo., tried to pass another vehicle.

The Cadillac hit a pedestrian, 34-year-old James Rudd, of Portageville, Mo., who, according to the crash report, was standing in the road.

Rudd was airlifted to an area hospital in serious condition.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2017 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • American ISIS wife endured horror, now wants to come home

    American ISIS wife endured horror, now wants to come home

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:26:55 GMT
    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:02:08 GMT

    Sam Sally says she was coerced by her husband, who has since died, into crossing into ISIS territory while on vacation in Turkey four years ago.

    Sam Sally says she was coerced by her husband, who has since died, into crossing into ISIS territory while on vacation in Turkey four years ago.

  • How did an Ohio teen asphyxiate in his own car, and why couldn't police find him after 911 call

    How did an Ohio teen asphyxiate in his own car, and why couldn't police find him after 911 call

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:01 AM EDT2018-04-19 15:01:58 GMT
    (Source: AP Images)(Source: AP Images)

    The first call to 911 from 16 year-old Kyle Plush is haunting. He's trapped in his car but the dispatcher is having trouble hearing him.  Dispatcher: "Where are you?" Kyle Plush: "If you don't send help I'm gonna die soon." 

    The first call to 911 from 16 year-old Kyle Plush is haunting. He's trapped in his car but the dispatcher is having trouble hearing him.  Dispatcher: "Where are you?" Kyle Plush: "If you don't send help I'm gonna die soon." 

  • BREAKING

    Walter Moody executed by the state of Alabama

    Walter Moody executed by the state of Alabama

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:15 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:15:05 GMT
    Walter Moody (Source: Alabama Department of Corrections)Walter Moody (Source: Alabama Department of Corrections)

    The state of Alabama has executed Walter Leroy Moody Jr.

    The state of Alabama has executed Walter Leroy Moody Jr.

Powered by Frankly